Verplank Scholars
The Scott and Kim Verplank Foundation Board of Directors is proud to announce the inaugural class of Verplank Scholars. The Foundation reviewed many qualified applications from throughout the United States to identify these exemplary individuals. These young people epitomize the Foundation’s goal of identifying young people who excel in both the classroom and the athletic field, while successfully managing their Type 1 diabetes.
Christian Aduddell
University of Central Oklahoma

Joe Baglio
University of North Carolina

Larry Balthazar, Jr.
Texas Southern University

Braxton Barger
Brigham Young University

Emily Baumgartner
Florida State University

Konner Brewer
Stanford University

Patrick Disman
The Ohio State University

Shayna Gibson
Oklahoma State University

Ryan Goluch
Iowa State University

Abbey Grimes
Oklahoma State University

Ashley Hill
University of Oklahoma

Joseph Hood
Virginia Tech

Cayden Howard
University of Oklahoma

Kaela Little
University of Notre Dame

Courtney Maglio
University of Mary Hardin Baylor

Jaime McCurry
University of Connecticut

Gabriella Messina
University of Oregon

Emily Meyer
Oklahoma State University

Alexandrea Miller
Oregon State University

Grant Olson
Iowa State University

David Parson
University of Oregon

Taylor Peterson
University of Kentucky

Josiah Prock
The University of Arkansas

Alana Ralson
Oklahoma State University

Tyler Reynolds
Colorado State University

Tara Russo
The Ohio State University

Andrew Rust
The College of New Jersey

Chloe Strickland
University of Arkanasas

Jesse Studyvin
Valparaiso University

Jessica Collett
Pima Community College

Hogan Walker
Oklahoma State University

Tanner Walker
Johns Hopkins University

Paige Young
University of Kentucky